Fresh peace talks aimed at resolving the Syrian conflict is ongoing in Astana, the Kazakh capital.
Russia and Iran brokered the talks which backs the Syrian government, and Turkey which supports the rebels.
China’s birth rate is rising despite a fall in the number of women of childbearing age; and almost half of the babies born in 2016 had one or more older siblings.
According to National Health and Family Planning Commission statistics, the rate rose to their highest level since 2000.
The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, has directed its members nationwide to stay away from academic and other activities at the University of Ilorin.
Straight to the result of English Premier League played last weekend.
Chelsea extended their lead in the table with 8 point after they defeated Hull City 2 nil, the goal margin West Bromwich Albion defeated Sunderland
The Bank of Industry, BoI, has unveiled its 1 billion Naira Solar Energy Fund to support the provision of sustainable and renewable energy for Micro Small and Medium Enterprises in the country.
The Nigerian Bar Association, NBA, will this week inaugurate a Legal Professional Regulation Review Committee, a move meant to check professional misconduct among members and propel them to higher ethical standards.
NBA General Secretary, Isiaka Olagunju disclosed this today in a statement at Ibadan.
Chief Executive Officer of The Albino Foundation, Jake Epele says the establishment of a national agency on albinism will help to ensure social and legal protection of people living with albinism.
An adviser to President Adama Barrow says more than $11m (£8.8m) is missing from The Gambia's state coffers following the departure of long-time leader Yahya Jammeh.
Mai Ahmad Fatty said financial experts were trying to evaluate the exact loss.